Mr Arkadiusz Matusiak > Wolf Theiss > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Wolf Theiss
UL. MOKOTOWSKA 49
00-542 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Dispute Resolution/White Collar Crime. Arkadiusz specialises in commercial criminal law and criminal proceedings, including corporate investigations, compliance, asset recovery and corporate criminal liability/white collar crime. Arkadiusz advises international corporations operating in Poland in setting up anti-corruption and compliance programs, and represents corporations in criminal proceedings concerning unfair practices, bribery, trade secrets theft, VAT carousels and other tax crimes.

Position

Counsel

Career

Arkadiusz participated as an expert in the Council of Europe project regarding the reorganization of the structure of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Ukraine. Before joining Wolf Theiss, Arkadiusz spent seven years building the White Collar Crime and Compliance, Risk and Sensitive Investigations practice at another international law firm.

Languages

Polish, English, Russian

Education

UMCS University, Lublin
Warsaw University (postgraduate diploma in the field of organized crime and counter-terrorism, Human resources management in the administration of justice)
Lazarski University (postgraduate diploma in public procurement)

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Dispute resolution

At Wolf Theiss, lawyers are well versed in litigation and arbitration proceedings, acting for clients in the energy, financial services and healthcare sectors, in addition to handling a steady stream of construction disputes. The practice is led by co-managing partner Peter Daszkowski, who alongside his litigation work is often appointed as an arbitrator. Counsel Joanna Gąsowski is known for contentious real estate matters. In January 2020, the team was joined at counsel level by Arkadiusz Matusiak, who adds expertise in criminal commercial law.

Poland > White-collar crime

The white-collar criminal defence practice at Wolf Theiss was established following the arrival of Arkadiusz Matusiak from Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. in January 2020. Matusiak has vast experience representing corporates in criminal proceedings, including investigations. Areas of particular expertise are anti-corruption, unfair practices, bribery cases and tax crime. Associate Damian Majda is another member of the team specialising in criminal litigation.